OTHER WORDS FROM negativismneg·a·tiv·ist, nounneg·a·tiv·is·tic, adjectivenon·neg·a·tiv·ism, nounnon·neg·a·tiv·is·tic, adjective
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How to use negativism in a sentence
So we are stuck with him and must recognize even with all his hypocrisy and negativism toward Democratic policy he is better than a Republican.
“All he gets from Congress is negativism and carping,” says Dallek.
It is enough to make Agnewesque nattering nabobs of negativism proud.Economic News We’re Thankful For This Thanksgiving|Zachary Karabell|November 24, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Without it, the seeds of change and innovation will wither in a soil that is an arid mix of negativism and defeatism.America's Real Problem: We Failed the Middle Class|Arianna Huffington|September 11, 2010|DAILY BEAST
This is an admission that negativism is of the nature of resistance.Collected Papers on Analytical Psychology|C. G. Jung
Negativism is a state of persistent compulsion to contrary response to suggestion.Applied Psychology for Nurses|Mary F. Porter
The negativism and refusal to go to stool are the outcome of the nervous unrest, not its cause.
Fretfulness and negativism with all children whose management is at fault come in waves and cycles.
Thus the mother of the child in whom defæcation is inhibited by negativism may have made further observations.